Global Supply Chain Manager

Location: Bedfont H/O

Position: Full Time

Salary: Competitive, 35 hours per week

Benefits: Car Allowance & 25% bonus potential, shopping discounts, leisure and travel discounts, annual travel loan and travel card discounts, free parking, pension scheme, private healthcare

Are you a results-orientated Supply Chain Manager or Merchandising Manager?


Do you enjoy building strong and successful relationships with different stakeholders & vendors?


Are you analytical with the ability to develop and improve processes?


World Duty Free, part of Dufry, the leading global travel retailer are looking for an experienced and driven Global Supply Chain Manager to join our team on the Luxury and Fashion category! You will be responsible for the development and execution of the strategy across the category, ensuring delivery of the category budget whilst supporting sales and logistics targets.


Your role will be to…

  • Support the Head of Purchasing & Planning in setting up a new supply chain model across EMEA, Asia and Americas
  • Create the supply chain strategy for Luxury and Fashion, in line with the overall supply chain strategy
  • Ensure delivery of inventory budgets and availability targets
  • Manage Forecasting, Demand Planning & OTB management for your category
  • Develop the vendor relationship strategy and stakeholder management, including high profile brands
  • Drive and create new opportunities for the category through analysing and reviewing processes and efficiencies
  • Leading and motivating a team of Supply Chain Planners and Assistant Planners

We’re looking for someone with…

  • Experience of demand planning at a managerial level
  • Experience within Luxury or Fashion background within the Retail industry is essential
  • Proven experience in forecasting, demand planning, inventory management and working with replenishment systems, ideally SAP F&R
  • Strong analytical skills and project planning experience
  • Outstanding communication skills to establish and build successful relationships with all stakeholders
  • People management experience, motivating and managing a team to deliver results

What you will receive…

  • Competitive salary and a car allowance
  • Up to 25% bonus potential
  • Staff discounts (access to Emporium with exclusive staff discounts)
  • Leisure & travel discounts
  • Exclusive staff sales/events
  • Pension scheme
  • Private healthcare

World Duty Free deliver a luxury retail experience to travellers shopping for the best cosmetics, designer brands, accessories and exclusive liquor at great tax & duty free prices. This is a great opportunity to join a welcoming and supportive team and to take your career forwards in a global company.


Location: Near Heathrow, TW14. Easily accessible via the Piccadilly Line at Hatton Cross or via Feltham train station, with a regular free shuttle bus to our offices. Please note, due to government guidelines, our office is currently closed, therefore this role will involve remote working until further notice.



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